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Special Rate! Free night in June! 3300 sqft Luxury Stunner Minutes to Downtown!

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Permit 2016029574

June 2017: Book 3 weekend nights and get 4th night free*** (CMA Fest excluded)

Welcome to The Blue Door, a 3300 square foot professionally decorated Southern colonial that epitomizes comfort and charm in the Music City. Perfect for families or large groups wanting to share accommodations without sacrificing space, the home features 4 King bedrooms and a bunk room with 2 Queens and 1 twin. There is also a sleeper sofa with a memory foam mattress. There are 3 full bathrooms.

There are 3 separate living areas in the two level home, 1 up and 2 down; each with a 60" television, blue ray player, and ample seating.

Girls Getaway? Want to relax and unplug? Live like a local in upscale West Nashville. Grab coffee and breakfast at Crumb de la Crumb or Starbucks. Enjoy a massage at Escape Day Spa, get your nails done at The Social Grace Nail Bar. Experience high-end shopping at The Green Hills Mall, local antiquing, walking at Percy Warner Park - all 15-20 minutes from the honky tonks of Broadway.

Traveling with the family? Kids will love having their own "hang out" area downstairs with an Xbox and 60" TV. This area is adjacent to the second kitchen. Parks and greenways are 2 miles away. Stock up on groceries at Kroger 2 miles away.

Did I mention that there are 2 kitchens (1 up and 1 down) with quartz counter tops and stainless steel appliances? The larger upstairs kitchen opens to a beautiful deck that overlooks the woods and is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee or a glass of wine before heading out (or staying in) for the evening. The kitchen's 9 foot farm table seats 12 and beckons you to enjoy a meal when not experiencing the Nashville food scene. It is also the perfect spot to play games or work on a project for your wedding, birthday celebration, etc.

Situated on a cul de sac in a safe and friendly West Nashville neighborhood, the house offers quick access to enjoy the best of Music City:

Downtown 10 miles

Vanderbilt University, Centennial Park, Loveless Cafe 7 miles

Bluebird Cafe, Green Hills Mall 6 miles

Harpeth Hills Golf Course 4 miles

Cheekwood Botanical Gardens, Belle Meade Plantation 3 miles

Percy Warner Park , Kroger Grocery, Starbucks, Antique shops 2 miles

Escape Day Spa and Salon 2 miles (voted Nashville's Best 9 years running)

Hi there! My name is Laurie and I am the owner of The Blue Door. I am a native Nashvillian and live in Nashville with my husband, Michael, and our 3 boys. Nashville has it all: friendly people, great music, delicious food, beautiful parks, fantastic shopping, and more; all located minutes from your "home away from home" at The Blue Door. Our family travels extensively and knows what it takes to feel comfortable and pampered when traveling: a safe neighborhood, great location, comfortable beds with luxurious linens, Wifi, a well stocked kitchen, plenty of TVs, etc. You will find the details of travel have been taken care of for you at The Blue Door. We look forward to having you.

More Details

Owner
Laurie Cian
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017

About Laurie Cian

Hi there! My name is Laurie and I am the owner of The Blue Door. I am a native Nashvillian and went to grade school just around the corner from this stately Southern colonial. I live in Nashville with my husband, Michael, and our three boys.

Laurie Cian purchased this house in 2015

Why Laurie Cian chose Nashville

Nashville has it all: friendly people, great music, delicious food, beautiful parks, fantastic shopping, and more!

What makes this house unique

Our family travels extensively and knows what it takes to be comfortable when away from home: a safe neighborhood, great location, comfortable beds, Wifi, beautiful outside space, a well stocked kitchen, etc. In one word, details. You are located minutes from downtown, the beautiful Warner Parks, high end shopping, the grocery store, Starbucks, and more. Inside The Blue Door you will find beautiful furniture, plenty of outlets to charge electronics, TVs and blue ray players in 4 bedrooms, 60" TVs and blue ray players in 3 living rooms, Xbox for the children, and more. You will delight in time spent walking in the neighborhood and relaxing on the large and private deck. We look forward to having you!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Laurie,

Thank you so much for your hospitality. My friends and I had the most amazing time at your house for my bachelorette. We all couldn't stop commenting on how cute the house is! Thank you for everything - and I will be recommending this house to everyone visiting Nashville.
Mar 2016
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Amenities

Highlands of Harpeth Trace House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , Located downstairs has pedestal sink and travertine floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs main hall: quartz counters and gleaming white tile
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , small bath with quartz counters and gleaming white tile
  • 3 full bathrooms: 2 upstairs and 1 downstairs. Both upstairs bathrooms have brand new quartz counter tops and gleaming white tile.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , 1 twin/ single , Great bunk room with plenty of space; 40" TV and blue ray
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Luxurious linen upholstered bed; 32" TV and blue ray player
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Luxurious upholstered bed; 32" TV/blue ray; small bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Luxurious upholstered bed; luxury linens; blackout curtains
    office - 1 king , Modern King bed, blackout curtains, 32" TV/blue ray player
  • Please note while our home features beds to sleep 15, Metro codes limits occupancy to 12.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

Special Rate! Free night in June! 3300 sqft Luxury Stunner Minutes to Downtown!
average rating of 5.0 based on 32 reviews
5

Beautiful Home!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the Blue Door for a week with a large group as we did volunteer work in the city. It was the perfect size for a big group, and full equipped. My team and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay. I would recommend this house to anyone coming to visit Nashville.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago Suburb
5

Perfect the minute you Enter the Blue Front Doors!

  • 5 of 5

This house was absolutely perfect for our group of 12 people. We came here last weekend to celebrate my son's 30th and daughter's 25th birthdays and stayed 4 nights. The layout is great for large groups with 3 king bedrooms upstairs and 2 bedrooms downstairs and 3 full bathrooms. Two FULL kitchens and our favorite part was the huge wood farm table in the main kitchen. We all fit around the table to eat, play games or just enjoy each other's company. Laurie was very quick with responding to anything we had questions about and even left us a bottle of wine upon our arrival!

The beds are very comfortable and every little detail in this house has been covered! Plenty of coffee cups, plates and glasses! Loved the different wine glasses too!! The upstairs TV is a smart TV, so when we realized that we forgot our Blu-tooth speaker, we could actually play music off our phone through the TV.

We went out every day and night and everyplace we went was within 10 - 30 minutes of the house. The Kroger grocery store was only a 6 minute drive, which was pretty convenient. We loved visiting the Vanderbilt downtown shops and restaurants. A great pizza/italian place is in the 12 South neighborhood called Mafiaoza's. Breakfast was pretty good at Pancake Pantry, but they don't take reservations and the lines are long!

We can't wait to come back to Nashville and stay at The Blue Door again!

The Birthday Crew from Chicago!

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Stay

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough good things about this house! The decor is beautiful and the layout is absolutely perfect. We had a very large group, but because there is three living room areas, two kitchens, and tons of patio space we were never on top of each other. Everyone had plenty of space and sleeping room and it never felt crowded. The property owner is great to work with and very accommodating. She did everything to make sure our stay was amazing. It's a little far from Downtown Nashville so uber rides can get pretty expensive, but luckily we had a few SUV's and designated drivers so that barely affected us. We'll definitely rent this house again the next time we're in Nashville. Thank you Laurie!

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Surprise 70th Birthday gathering at the Blue Door

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic and awesome house!!! The house was so comfortable and was exactly as the pictures showed. There was so much room and the house worked so well - the kids had bottom floor and adults had top floor. And even thought there were 7 adults and 7 kids, we could all eat at the same table in the kitchen, which was great experience and so many fun conversations and game playing.

We got together as a family from all areas for a surprise 70th birthday party. We created so many wonderful moments and memories. We did alot while in Nashville but the kids were always happy to get back to the house for their time together.

And as an added feature to this house is the ease of working with Laurie, the owner. She was so helpful before and during the booking. I reviewed many houses when trying to make decision on rental. I referred to the reviews from past renters to help make my decision. I had several questions on location, etc and Laurie was always so prompt and kind to answer everything. She was a gem to work with. Thank you so much Laurie for all your help in making this time special. Laurie's instructions on house features was right on and she created a book on places to go, places to eat, places to shop, security setup, internet setup, etc. She is the best!!! We had an awesome time and can't wait for another trip to Nashville and the Blue Door.

I hope this review helps guide someone else to the fantastic 'Blue Door'.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Functional, beautiful, warm home!

  • 5 of 5

My family met in Nashville from four different states and rented The Blue Door. It couldn't have been a more perfect home for our Thanksgiving/family reunion. The house was laid out perfectly with sitting/play areas for little ones, football for college-aged boys, and a section for good ole board games! The house was spacious, clean, located in a beautiful area and close to downtown. Laurie, the owner, was great to communicate with and offered excellent suggestions on where to go and her restaurant choices were spot on! Sam's Place for burgers and The Southern Steak and Oyster downtown were awesome recommendations. The Escape Game was a fun family activity for those who like team building and puzzles.

We had so much fun and created wonderful memories! I would highly recommend The Blue Door to anyone needing the space for a larger group. I only hesitate to recommend for selfish reasons....I'm afraid the word will get out and it won't be available next time I want to rent it.

Thanks for your excellent customer service Laurie, you helped make our stay wonderful!

Gina and family (CA, TN, AL, MI)

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baton Rouge, LA
5

Perfect Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

This home is perfect for a large family/friends gathering for a special event or to just enjoy a vacation in Nashville. Laurie is great and very helpful in finding anything you may need from a reliable dry cleaners to the prefect place to enjoy dinner out. We were in Nashville for our son's wedding @ Belle Meade Plantation. It is perfectly located 10 minutes from that venue and is only 20 min or so to downtown nightlife. Uber services are readily available and cost approx $23 to get downtown. Parking downtown is pricey and traffic is heavy especially @ night so this is definitely the way to go. Our stay at the Blue Door was awesome!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Nashville International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Sam's Place
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Harpeth Hills Golf Course
Car: necessary

The Blue Door is located in the heart of West Nashville, minutes to downtown, upscale shopping in Green Hills and Belle Meade, the Warner Parks, greenways, and 12th South. Need some pampering? Escape Day Spa and Salon, voted 9 years in a row Nashville's Best Spa, is just a 5 minute drive. Do not miss the Cheekwood Botanical Gardens, my favorite place for the WHOLE family, just 5 minutes away! We love to get a burger at The Sportsman's Grille, a great place to people watch in Belle Meade!

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Rates & Availability

Highlands of Harpeth Trace House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
CMA Fest 2017
Jun 8 2017 - Jun 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
$645
 
 
November 2017
Nov 2 2017 - Nov 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$395
From
$465
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
December 2017
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
$395
From
$465
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$395
From
$545
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 15.62%

We have a 90 day cancellation policy. Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Check-in time is 3 pm CST and check-out time is 10 am CST unless approved in advance. Special rates apply for CMA Fest June 7-12, 2017.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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